ARTICLES RELATING TO EMPOWERMENT

Business Leadership's Mohale: If SA messes up again, we will just be 'another failed African country'

2019-03-02 10:26

In war, when soldiers invaded an island, they used to burn their ships to make sure they have no other options, says the CEO of Business Leadership SA.

15 Oprah Winfrey quotes and anecdotes from her #IsithunzisaBafazi speech

2018-11-30 19:50

The Isithunzi saBafazi event, organised by the Graca Machel Trust, was an afternoon of inspiration — one that celebrated the 5th anniversary of Tata Madiba's passing and sought to restore women's dignity.

Caster Semenya's viral Nike ad gives us goosebumps and reminded us of these other tearjerkers featuring groundbreaking female moments

2018-09-11 14:19

These soul-stirring ad campaigns show us exactly how many stereotypes we still need to break through on a daily basis.

Commission plans to intervene in Sasol strike - Solidarity

2018-09-07 20:49

The Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration wants to assist in defusing the strike launched by trade union Solidarity at Sasol, over its empowerment share scheme.

Prejudice is the real enemy of our women

2018-08-12 06:00

The prodigal daughter. That is unthinkable in current society. The Bible tells the story of the prodigal son who took his share of the estate and left home. He was welcomed back with open arms when he returned and celebrated by killing a fattened cal

Solidarity gearing up for strike over Sasol’s empowerment scheme

2018-07-04 17:31

Trade union Solidarity says it may strike against Sasol over a B-BBEE scheme the union says is not inclusive of white employees.

Mantashe: New Mining Charter to drive transformation, reduce risk

2018-06-18 22:12

Minister of Mineral Resources Gwede Mantashe says the latest version of the Mining Charter will empower mineworkers and mining communities while shielding companies.

These 4 simple cartoons explain Vodacom’s complicated new YeboYethu BEE deal, worth R17.5 billion

2018-06-11 11:04

Vodacom's planned empowerment transaction features complicated share swaps and value calculations – but is pretty well explained in a short cartoon for existing YeboYethu shareholders.

BEE ruling a win for miners and investors

2018-04-19 14:47

Analysts say a recent High Court decision should make it easier to invest capital in the sector and help reduce the substantial valuation gaps between SA mining firms and their international peers.

The importance of seeing black women like Nomzamo Mbatha graduate

2018-04-06 09:22

All over social media and on news sites, there's a swell of images celebrating black women being capped or having received their degrees. This is why it is so significant.

 

Women who no longer shave are ditching the body hair stigma follicle by follicle and we're here for it

2018-12-12 11:46

Women are rejecting the decades old pressure imposed on them to be silky, hairless human beings.

Girl teens feel more empowered than ever, but they also feel equally objectified

2018-09-18 17:01

We're celebrating, but disheartened too.

Sasol announces R1.3bn cash bonanza for Inzalo shareholders

2018-09-11 11:28

Sasol has announced a cash windfall of R1.3bn for its Inzalo BEE shareholders to be paid out on September 17.

Join these women-led business organisations to help you build your own company

2018-08-20 14:07

It's time to update your network and share your success with other women, if you haven't already.

A tax on eggs just jumped by 50% – but producers say you probably won't pay more

2018-08-01 12:54

A previously voluntary levy for marketing and empowerment paid by some egg producers has been increased and made mandatory, but the SA Poultry Association doesn't think consumers will notice any change.

‘Just dump the charter’

2018-07-01 06:02

The Mining Charter should get scrapped altogether, says one of South Africa’s foremost empowerment researchers and advocates.

Transnet Port Terminals empowers women and youth

2018-06-15 16:33

Transnet Port Terminals has injected tens of millions of rand into structured women and youth training and development programmes.

Vodacom just announced a R3 billion payday for its BEE investors – here’s how its YeboYethu scheme will now change

2018-06-11 09:34

In a dizzyingly complex series of transactions, Vodacom BEE shareholders will get R3 billion in dividends before the company puts R4.2 billion into a new scheme for the next 10 years.

Mining Charter splits judges

2018-04-08 06:02

Mines do not have to maintain their minimum 26% black ownership if it gets sold or diluted.

Move! Stokvel comes to East London

2018-03-12 09:22

Get out of your comfort zone and break boundaries!

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